Bunscoil Rinn an Chabhlaigh

Rushbrooke, Cobh, Co. Cork

Maths

  • Maths Tips - https://youtu.be/zcsJiUCeFyc   https://youtu.be/6d-b07NNNbI   Continue Reading
  • Circles in the Environment - 6th class carried out a Maths trail while studying the circle this week. They went around the school looking for circles in the environment. They found some very interesting circles, I think you'll agree!   Continue Reading
  • 6th Class-Connecting the dots (well… circles!) STEAM - Our latest STEAM exploration was  inspired by 'Squares with Concentric Circles' by Wassily Kandinsky. Science helped us to explore our environment for concentric circles. Technology was used  to design our own circle with mathematical equipment. We also photographed concentric circles around the school and presented these to the class. Engineering skills were used to construct… Continue Reading
  • Leonardo de Vinci’s ‘Vetruvian Man’ - Fourth class in Maths Blast were busy taking their height and arm span measurements and then calculating their findings to see if they matched Leonardo de Vinci's Vetruvian Man! Below are some photos of their experiment! Continue Reading
  • Maths Blast! - The children from Junior Infants, 2nd and 4th class are busy at work in their stations during 'Ready Set Go' (Junior Infants) and 'Maths Blast' (2nd and 4th class).  They are put into groups and after seven minutes at a station, the children, in their group, move to another station that has a different activity,… Continue Reading
  • Snap Circuit Fun - Continue Reading
  • Fascinating Fractions in Ms. Cregan’s class! - This week in Maths we have been learning about Fractions and how we can identify halves (2 equal pieces) and quarters (4 equal pieces). We used paper to show a whole unit first, then we folded the paper to represent halves and then quarters. We've also been finding fractions of whole numbers and mixed numbers… Continue Reading
  • Maths Week Ireland 13th – 21st October 2018 - Maths Week Ireland 13th - 21st October 2018 Lots of events organised nationwide. Information can be found on http://www.mathsweek.ie/2018/   Continue Reading
  • Bear Necessities - The bears of Bear Valley needed a bridge to pass safely over the rocky ravine. Third Class worked in teams to engineer a bridge from paper... There were a few collapses which taught us some valuable lessons! There were  also many successes. One bridge withstood the weight of 60 bears! Well done everyone! *No bears… Continue Reading